Antonio Inoki leaves behind a legacy that rivals any in combat sports

RIP. An absolute legendImage: Getty Images There’s not an athlete in combat-sports history with a bigger influence than Antonio Inoki. How many other professional wrestlers have a common opponent in Superman? Inoki is one degree of separation from Clark Kent because of his 1976 fight against Muhammad Ali, then the WBC and WBA heavyweight champion … Read more

AEW’s Chris Jericho is new Ring of Honor champion

The Ocho!Screenshot: All Elite Wrestling There was this internet pipe dream back in 2007. This little company with a cult independent following called Ring of Honor finally became popular enough to appear on television. It happened to be in the form of a taped pay-per-view called Respect is Earned, a live event held in New … Read more

MJF is stealing the AEW title tonight at Grand Slam, isn’t he?

Will MJF be AEW champ after Grand Slam?Screenshot: AEW There’s a pretty famous clip of Kevin Owens, back in his indie days as Kevin Steen and in the original “Kevin Steen Show,” where he tells a hilarious story about playing with his wrestling toys. I won’t spoil it for you, watch this until the end: … Read more